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Smithsonian fund (to accompany bill H.R. no. 386)

United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Smithsonian Bequest.

Smithsonian fund (to accompany bill H.R. no. 386)

Mr. Adams, from the Select Committee to which the subject had been referred, submitted the following report ...

by United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Smithsonian Bequest.

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Written in English

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  • Smithsonian Institution -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesRep. / Ho. of Reps. ;, 27th Congress, 2d session, no. 587
    ContributionsScientific Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAC901 .S5 vol. 1, no. 5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p. ;
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL723951M
    LC Control Number97111623

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